New Books in Spiritual Practice and M...

Interviews with Spiritual Practitioners about their New Books

Religion & Spirituality
Spirituality
1
Richard Schwartz, "No Bad Parts: How the Intern...
An interview with Richard Schwartz
58 min
2
On Mindfulness and Happiness
A Discussion with Mark Van Buren
52 min
3
Why a Retreat Might Help: DIY Retreats
An interview with S.A. Snyder
50 min
4
On Relational Mindfulness
A Discussion with Deborah Eden Tull
45 min
5
C. Pierce Salguero, "Buddhish: A Guide to the 2...
An interview with C. Pierce Salguero
49 min
6
Karen Joy Hardwick, "The Connected Leader: 7 St...
An interview with Karen Joy Hardwick
52 min
7
Mark Epstein, "The Zen of Therapy: Uncovering a...
An interview with Mark Epstein
46 min
8
Skills for Scholars: How Can Mindfulness Help?
An interview with Kristen Manieri
45 min
9
Elizabeth Cronin, "Mindfulness Journal for Ment...
An interview with Elizabeth Cronin
46 min
10
Annabel Streets, "52 Ways to Walk: The Surprisi...
An interview with Annabel Streets
45 min
11
On Spirituality and Horses
A Discussion with Linda Kohanov
52 min
12
86 Doubt: Part 1
21 min
13
Susan Chase Edgecomb, "Clearing in the West: Na...
An interview with Susan Chase Edgecomb
52 min
14
Kile M. Ortigo, "Beyond the Narrow Life: A Guid...
An interview with Kile M. Ortigo
34 min
15
Brad Stulberg, "The Practice of Groundedness: A...
An interview with Brad Stulberg
61 min
16
Richard Payne, ed., "Secularizing Buddhism: New...
An interview with Richard Payne
54 min
17
Martin Wells, "No One Playing: The Essence of M...
An interview with Martin Wells
33 min
18
Gitte Bechsgaard and Gillian McCann, "Yoga and ...
An interview with Gillian McCann
25 min
19
Yakov Nagen, "Be, Become, Bless: Jewish Spiritu...
An interview with Yakov Nagen
28 min
20
Karen Derris, "Storied Companions: Trauma, Canc...
61 min
21
85 Secular Buddhism, Part 1: Winton Higgins
An interview with Winton Higgins
62 min
22
84 Practice Item no. 1
A Talk by Matthew O'Connell
34 min
23
Elizabeth J. Harris, "Buddhism in Five Minutes"...
An interview with Elizabeth J. Harris
35 min
24
Susan Wolf, “Meaningfulness” (Open Agenda, 2021)
An interview with Susan Wolf
125 min
25
83 Stephen Batchelor on Secularizing Buddhism
An interview with Stephen Batchelor
75 min
26
Richard Harrold, "My Buddha Is Pink: Buddhism f...
An interview with Richard Harrold
61 min
27
Tony Nader, "One Unbounded Ocean of Consciousne...
An interview with Tony Nader
107 min
28
Stephen Jenkinson, "A Generation's Worth: Spiri...
An interview with Stephen Jenkinson
55 min
29
Kusumita P. Pedersen, "The Philosophy of Sri Ch...
An interview with Kusumita P. Pedersen
39 min
30
Mark Van Buren on Meditation and Mindfulness Tr...
An interview with Mark Van Buren
41 min
31
Pamela Ayo Yetunde on being Black and Buddhist
An interview with Pamela Ayo Yetunde
51 min
32
Derek Gladwin, "Rewriting Our Stories: Educatio...
An interview with Derek Gladwin
23 min
33
Big (and Small) Philosophical Questions (with A...
An interview with David Birch and Fred Matser
45 min
34
A Conversation with Jacob Kyle, Founder of Embo...
An interview with Jacob Kyle
67 min
35
Hope Edelman, "The AfterGrief: Finding Your Way...
An interview with Hope Edelman
41 min
36
Jeffery D. Long, "Jainism: An Introduction" (I....
An interview with Jeffery D. Long
47 min
37
Martín Prechtel, "The Mare and the Mouse: Stori...
An interview with Martin Prechtel
64 min
38
Martín Prechtel, "Rescuing the Light: Quotes fr...
An interview with Martín Prechtel
55 min
39
Robyne Hanley-Dafoe, "Calm Within the Storm: Re...
An interview with Robyne Hanley-Dafoe
63 min
40
Darren Main on Inner Tranquility
An interview with Darren Main
60 min
41
Bayo Akomolafe, "These Wilds Beyond Our Fences:...
An interview with Bayo Akomolafe
32 min
42
Leigh Burrows, "Empowering Mindfulness for Wome...
An interview with Leigh Burrows
61 min
43
Elder Little Brown Bear: Healing Wisdom from a ...
An interview with Elder Little Brown Bear
30 min
44
Stuart Walker, "Design and Spirituality: A Phil...
An interview with Stuart Walker
41 min
45
Seth Zuihō Segall, "Buddhism and Human Flourish...
An interview with Seth Zuihō Segall
62 min
46
Stuart Farrimond, "The Science of Living: 162 R...
An interview with Stuart Farrimond
62 min
47
Chris Chapple on Nonviolence as Pandemic Wisdom
An interview with Chris Chapple
39 min
48
Frank Clooney on “The Scholar-Practitioner”
An interview with Frank Clooney
44 min
49
Ruth Roth on the Wisdom of the Catholic Church
An interview with Ruth Roth
35 min
50
Arti Dhand on The Mahābhārata
An interview with Arti Dhand
49 min
51
Ian Whicher on Yoga Philosophy
An interview with Ian Whicher
43 min
52
Stacee L. Reicherzer, "The Healing Otherness Ha...
An interview with Stacee L. Reicherzer
42 min
53
Debbie Sorensen, "ACT Daily Journal: Get Unstuc...
An interview with Debbie Sorensen
42 min
54
Bhakti Marg Swami: ISKON Leader
An interview with Bhakti Marg Swami
45 min
55
Brian Carwana: Director of Encounter World Reli...
45 min
56
Bhante Saranapala: The Urban Buddhist Monk
An interview with Bhante Saranapala
46 min
57
Eric Rupp, "The Transformational Travel Journal...
An interview with Eric Rupp
28 min
58
Stephen Fulder, "What's Beyond Mindfulness? Wak...
An interview with Stephen Fulder
48 min
59
Jill A. Stoddard, "Be Mighty: A Woman's Guide t...
An interview with Jill A. Stoddard
43 min
60
Meditation for the Academic Life: A Discussion ...
An interview with Lori Snyder
45 min
61
Steven Collins, "Wisdom as a Way of Life: Thera...
An interview with Steven Collins
52 min
62
W. Pearson and H. Marlo, "The Spiritual Psyche ...
An interview with Willow Pearson and Helen Marlo
57 min
63
T. M. Luhrmann, "How God Becomes Real: Kindling...
An interview with T. M. Luhrmann
62 min
64
David A. Treleaven, "Trauma-Sensitive Mindfulne...
An interview with David A. Treleaven
36 min
65
How to Stop Chasing Happiness and Make a Meanin...
What is the meaning of life? You can find out by making your own life meaningful...
47 min
66
J. A. Gosetti-Ferencei, "On Being and Becoming:...
An interview with Jennifer Anna Gosetti-Ferencei
44 min
67
Theodora Wildcroft, "Post-lineage Yoga: From Gu...
An interview with Theodora Wildcroft
74 min
68
Elisabeth Lasch-Quinn, "Ars Vitae: The Fate of ...
An interview with Elisabeth Lasch-Quinn
67 min
69
Michal Pagis, "Inward: Vipassana Meditation and...
Pagis explores in depth one school of mindfulness, or vipassana, founded by the Indian teacher S.N. Goenka and now established in countries around the world...
61 min
70
Richard S. Balkin, "Practicing Forgiveness: A P...
In this book the author presents a model for forgiveness that addresses how we either repair relationships when someone has harmed us...
51 min
71
Melissa Steginus, "Everyday Mindfulness: 108 Si...
Steginus guides you through the most powerful daily mindfulness practices that help you rewire your habits and rewrite your life....
54 min
72
Dealing with the Fs (Fear and Failure)
A Discussion with Alice Connor
57 min
73
Daniel Simpson, "The Truth of Yoga: A Comprehen...
Much of what is said about yoga is misleading.,.
69 min
74
S. Newcombe and K. O'Brien-Kop, "Routledge Hand...
This book offers a comprehensive and interdisciplinary resource, which frames and contextualises the rapidly expanding fields that explore yoga and meditative techniques...
46 min
75
Andrea Jain, "Peace Love Yoga: The Politics of ...
Jain examines the interconnectedness between global spirituality and neoliberal capitalism through an examination of the global yoga and self-care industries...
36 min
76
Finishing Your Book When Life Is A Disaster
In this episode you’ll hear disaster stories, finishing a book project, poetry, and what resilience is and isn’t...
44 min
77
Should I Quit My Ph.D. Program?
What happens when graduate school doesn’t go as you’d planned, and what happens to your degree and your career if you leave school before you complete your PhD.
46 min
78
Christophe Morin, "The Serenity Code: How Brain...
Christophe Morin explains how you can rewire your brains to escape stress and anxiety...
34 min
79
Pilar Jennings, "To Heal a Wounded Heart: The T...
Early on in her clinical practice, psychoanalyst Pilar Jennings was presented with a particularly difficult case: a six-year-old girl who, traumatized by loss, had stopped speaking...
53 min
80
Beth Kurland, "Dancing on the Tightrope: Transc...
Kurland reveals five common obstacles--habits of the mind that get in the way of living your fullest life--and five tools to transform these obstacles into lasting inner resources for resilience, peace, and joy...
58 min
81
Marta Zaraska, "Growing Young: How Friendship, ...
Now you may be thinking to yourself, “100? I’m not sure how appealing that is.” In our interview, Zaraska has a surprising response for you...
38 min
82
Rita D. Sherma, "Contemplative Studies in Hindu...
What counts as contemplative practices in Hinduism? What can Hindu Studies offer Contemplative Studies as a discipline?
56 min
83
Carly Israel, "Seconds and Inches" (Jaded Ibis ...
In the opening sentence of her introduction, Israel writes, “My last name, Israel, means one who wrestles with God. And wrestling is all I know.”
57 min
84
Linville Meadows, "A Spiritual Pathway to Recov...
Addiction occurs among physicians at the same rate as in the general population, about 10%. Unlike the general population, however, an intensive rehabilitation program, geared specifically for their profession, vastly improves their chances of finding long-term sobriety...
55 min
85
Sue Stuart-Smith, "The Well-Gardened Mind: The ...
Stuart-Smith, who is a distinguished psychiatrist and avid gardener, offers an inspiring and consoling work about the healing effects of gardening and its ability to decrease stress and foster mental well-being in our everyday lives....
65 min
86
Yehoshua November, "Two Worlds Exist" (Orison B...
Yehoshua November's second poetry collection, Two Worlds Exist (Orison Books), movingly examines the harmonies and dissonances involved in practicing an ancient religious tradition in contemporary America...
53 min
87
Mel Schwartz, "The Possibility Principle: How Q...
How would you like to experience your life? It’s an intriguing question, and yet we’ve been conditioned to believe our life visions and goals are often unattainable—until now....
55 min
88
Andrew Seaton, "Spiritual Awakening Made Simpl...
In this inspiring and, above all, practical book, Andrew Seaton guides us to our true nature, the peace-filled observing awareness beyond the mind...
73 min
89
Monica Coleman, "Bipolar Faith: A Black Woman’s...
Monica A. Coleman's great-grandfather asked his two young sons to lift him up and pull out the chair when he hanged himself, and that noose stayed in the family shed for years...
47 min
90
A Conversation with Seth Powell about Yogic Stu...
What is "Yogic Studies"?
86 min
91
A Conversation with Chris Chapple, Part II: Liv...
The ancient Indian philosophers conceptualized the universe as comprising 5 elements (Earth, Water, Fire, Air, Space), corresponding to the five human senses...
78 min
92
Keith Macpherson, "Making Sense of Mindfulness:...
Keith Macpherson offers an accessible, solid, five-step framework that demystifies the buzzword “mindfulness”...
47 min
93
Laurie Cameron, "The Mindful Day: Practical Way...
Cameron shows how to seamlessly weave mindfulness and compassion practices into your life...
47 min
94
Brian Greene, "Until the End of Time: Mind, Mat...
Greene offers the the reader a theory of everything...
117 min
95
Leslie M. Harris, "Slavery and the University: ...
How involved with slavery were American universities? And what does their involvement mean for us?
56 min
96
Shonda Moralis, "Breathe, Empower, Achieve: 5-M...
Shonda believes that when women empower themselves and create life balance, they unleash the capacity for incredible accomplishments...
46 min
97
Henry R. Carse, "Sinai: The Abundant Emptiness"...
Carse offers a meditation on the "abundant emptiness" of the desert...
45 min
98
Matt Cook, "Sleight of Mind: 75 Ingenious Parad...
According to Cook, a paradox paradox is a sophisticated kind of magic trick...
51 min
99
Yael Shy, "What Now? Meditation for Your Twenti...
Yael Shy shares mindfulness practices to help twentysomethings learn to identify and accept these feelings and respond—not react—to painful and powerful stimuli without pushing them away or getting lost in them...
46 min
100
Nicole Lovald, "Om Sweet Om: A Corporate Junkie...
"Om Sweet Om" is the inspiring story of how a stressed-out corporate junkie found her way to a yoga mat--and eventually, back to herself.
39 min